QT and Sponge Filters

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What do you do after using your filter sponge in your QT tank?

  • Squeeze it out and put it back in sump/display

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  • Wash/dry it and put it back in sump/display

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  • Leave it set up in QT tank

    Votes: 1 50.0%
  • Throw it away

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  • Other (please explain)

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Farrun

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So for any of you that use Sponge Filters in your QT, do you throw the sponge away after treating with copper or do you place it back into your sump/display to keep it seeded? I'm not sure if there is a way to wash the sponge to remove all the copper or what is the best/safest course of action. Let me know what you do, thanks!
 

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I keep one in my overflow box.
It is a bit large
I have 2 peppermint shrimp that live on it
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Do you house a "Reef Safe" Angelfish in your reef tank?

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  • YES but it's not working out

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  • NO I have tried it in the past and it didn't work out

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